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A View on the South Downs

A work made of watercolor and gouache, with touches of scraping, over traces of graphite, on off-white wove paper.
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  • A work made of watercolor and gouache, with touches of scraping, over traces of graphite, on off-white wove paper.

Date:

1871

Artist:

Henry George Hine
English, 1811-1895

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Henry George Hine

Title

A View on the South Downs

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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1871

Medium

Watercolor and gouache, with touches of scraping, over traces of graphite, on off-white wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed and dated lower right, in brush and reddish-brown watercolor: “H. G. Hine 1871”

Dimensions

Sight: 49.5 × 88.3 cm (19 1/2 × 34 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in honor of Suzanne Folds McCullagh

Reference Number

2016.150

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